Safety alerts provide information for boaters in response to incidents and hazards
Recent alerts from Maritime Safety Victoria are listed below. View Notices to Mariners
16 September 2016
An investigation into a kayaking incident at Anglesea surf beach found that strong offshore wind prevented paddlers from being able to paddle back to shore.
14 January 2016
There is an increased danger of collision with submerged objects and debris in lowering waters.
23 December 2015
Additional safety measures are imposed on vessels in designated hazardous areas, including mandatory PFD wearing.
31 March 2015
Boaters are advised to check their electrical and fuel systems following a serious fire-related incident on Lake Eildon.